From September 24 to 5 October the Rosatom Technical Academy conducts the IAEA two weeks Regional Training Course “Remediation Technologies: Landform Stabilization”. The course is held in the framework of the IAEA TC Regional Project «Supporting Human Resource Capacity Building for Developing and Implementing Integrated Programmes for Remediation of the Areas Affected by Uranium Mining», 2016-2019 (hereinafter – the Project).
Four two week courses have already been held in the framework of the Project. In 2016 the courses were devoted to stakeholder involvement in environmental remediation projects and the projects’ cost estimation [http://rosatomtech.ru/v-sankt-peterburgskom-filiale-zavershilsya-regionalnyj-uchebnyj-kurs-magate/], [http://rosatomtech.ru/zavershenie-vtorogo-regionalnogo-uchebnogo-kursa-magate-po-ekologicheskoj-remediatsii/]. The courses in November 2017 and April 2018 were aimed at planning and management of environmental remediation projects [http://rosatomtech.ru/zavershilsya-tretij-regionalnyj-dvuhnedelnyj-uchebnyj-kurs-po-ekologicheskoj-reabilitatsii-territorij-s-uranovym-naslediem/], [http://rosatomtech.com/the-iaea-regional-training-course-environmental-remediation-project-planning-and-management/].
The 11 specialists from Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, and Uzbekistan will attend the course in September-October.
This course is aimed at studying the technological aspects of work on former uranium production facilities to ensure the implementation of the Interstate Target Program “Reclamation of Territories of States Exposed to Uranium Mining Industries” jointly with the IAEA within the framework of the Project.
Financing of the regional training courses in 2018 is performed by the State Atomic Energy Corporation ROSATOM.